Chapter 24: Arrange A Billion-dollar Deal
- “It doesn’t matter,” Sean said, tightening his grip around her waist. “Let’s go.”
- “No, I want to know,” she insisted. “What deal are you backing out of?”
- A long, tense silence filled the room. Her aunt and cousin smiled like cats that had eaten a canary, and her uncle scuffed his loafers against the carpet. Sean’s face was emotionless as always, but his entire body was tense beside her.